A Childhood: The Biography of a Place by Harry Crews

This book is a memoir of the author's early years in Bacon County, Georgia, during the Great Depression. It details his life in a poverty-stricken, rural community, exploring themes of hardship, resilience, and the human spirit. Despite the harsh circumstances, the author also recounts moments of joy and beauty, offering a vivid and compelling portrait of his childhood and the place that shaped him.

The 2293rd greatest book of all time


Published
1978
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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